Routed by L.A. Chargers, Washington’s NFL Team May Be Officially Tanking

I honestly feel sorry for the thousands of Washington NFL fans who make cross-country trips to watch this team throw up all over themselves. Sunday’s 30-13 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers left the Washington...

Does the Frequently Viewed Ryan Shazier Injury Make You Reconsider Dangers of Football?

The NFL is under fire nationwide. Social issues and domestic violence problems aside, injuries this season have taken a toll on players and viewers alike. The popularity the sport proudly enjoyed through a media boom...

Beal Drops 51, Wizards Stay Afloat Without Wall

With All-Star guard John Wall still recuperating from knee trouble, the Washington Wizards are simply trying to stay competitive. History hasn’t been on Washington’s side when they’ve tried to operate without Wall in prior...

Another Viewpoint: “Another Teaching Moment”

The gang—my grandkids, Maddie, Jordan and John—were gathered in the usual meeting place (my kitchen) when Ms. L excitedly announced that we had tickets for the production of the Nina Simone stage event. A...

Howard Univ. Basketball Starts Season on 1-10 Skid

It’s been a rough start to the 2017-18 season for the Howard University Bison men’s basketball team.   Howard (1-10) saw its losing slump extend to three games after falling to American University, 74-63, on...

After Hot Start, Morgan State Basketball Mired in Four-Game Losing Streak

The Morgan State University Bears men’s basketball team lost their fourth straight game, an 80-66 defeat to Manhattan on Dec. 9 in Riverdale, N.Y.  The loss dropped Morgan State’s overall record to 4-6 this season,...

Wise Wins 3rd consecutive 4A State Football Title

Dr. Henry A. Wise, Jr. High School, located in Upper Marlboro, Md., entered the 4A state high school football final match on Dec. 1 against Gaithersburg, Md.-based Quince Orchard High School hoping to string...

Everything You Need to Know About the Ravens’ 44-20 Win over Detroit

The Ravens won their third straight game, fourth in the last five games, after a 44-20 victory over the Detroit Lions on Dec. 3 at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Md. The win advanced...

Beal, Bench Help Wizards Without Wall

Washington has had a history of playing without all-star point guard John Wall—that history hasn’t been pretty. With Wall on the shelf for the next few weeks while he nurses a bum knee, Wall’s...

Can Josh Gordon Return to Form?

Fresh off a near three-year hiatus, embattled Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon will return to the football field on Dec. 3 for the first time since 2014. Substance abuse and suspensions have zapped the...

Did the NFL Just Buy Off Protestors?

The NFL has agreed to donate $89 million over seven years to social reform projects, including criminal justice reform, law enforcement reform and education reform, according to ESPN. The deal was announced to the...

‘All Miscues Matter’ – Washington Swept by Cowboys

In what has become an increasingly numbing 2017 campaign, the Washington NFL team laid another flat-out egg on the national TV stage, getting out-played, out-coached and out-whatevered by a similarly depleted Dallas Cowboys unit...